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IBEJU-LEKKI MAYOR RECEIVES LAWMA OFFICIALS PROPOSING THE FUTURE OF EFFECTIVE WASTE MANAGEMENT IN THE LG.

The dogged Executive Chairman of Ibeju-Lekki Local Government, Hon. (Engr.) Abdullahi Sesan Olowa on Tuesday, 19th September, 2023 received officials of the Lagos State Waste Management Agency (LAWMA) ably led by the Managing Director of the Agency, Dr. Muyiwa Gbadegesin.

The working visit is connected to the earlier visitation of the Ibeju-Lekki Mayor to LAWMA to seek further collaboration between the Agency and Ibeji Lekki Local Government especially on the review of PSP Operations and general Waste Management within the Council Area.

The Council Boss warmly welcomed the August visitors while discussing
the framework for LAWMA partnership with the Local Government towards the improvement of waste collection and transportation in Ibeju Lekki .

It was, however, agreed that a new method of waste collection under the PSP Scheme should be introduced while high priority is placed on the proposed construction of Transfer Loading Station and Recovery Facility in Ibeju-Lekki area to treat recycleable waste to promote the waste to wealth project in support of the Lagos State plan on the aforesaid.

A joint team of Local Government and LAWMA personnel is also to be constituted to facilitate the consummation of these innovative solutions for a better waste management.

In the same vain, the Council and LAWMA Officials visited some sites along the Lekki-Epe Expressway in respect of the proposed Recovery Facility considered by LAWMA.

Hon. Olowa also visited Eleko Junction where he enjoined traders to desist from roadside trading. He also appealed to the Baale of the area to encourage traders to move into the main market in other to pave way for the proposed road construction by Hitech Construction Company to be embarked upon soon.

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